Even though they privately thought of virginity as a stigma, these girls believed that society valued their virginity because of the stereotype that women are sexually passive.
Another highly publicised case was that of , then a candidate for the , who was given a six-month sentence for hiring a prostitute.
Girls typically think of virginity as a gift, while boys think of virginity as a stigma.
According to , the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States, in most families, parents are the primary sex educators of their adolescents.
A survey by the concerning the habits of European teenagers in 2006 revealed that German teenagers care about contraception.
Pregnant teenagers face many of the same issues of childbirth as women in their 20s and 30s.
The spatial mobility which is afforded by modern communications systems, such as mobile phones and , and by modern forms of transportation, such as and , has severely reduced the ability of police to determine exactly who is engaged in acts of solicitation.